GOVERNORS' NEWSLETTERS

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Current School Governors

The school has adopted a structure that gives 12 governors in total.

Mrs Tessa Pemberton

CHAIR and FOUNDATION

 

All communication to the Chair c/o the school.  Email:  chair@woodchester.gloucs.sch.uk

Date of Appointment: 01/01/18 serving until 31/10/21 Appointed by: Diocese

Committees and Responsibilities: Finance & Resources, Staffing/Pay, Curriculum, Standards & Communications, Head teacher Performance Management, Ethos, Admissions, Appeals & Discipline, Complaints.  

Meeting Attendance (Sept 18 - Sept 19): Full Governing Body 3/3. Curriculum, Standards & Communications 2/3.

Register of Interests (2018/19): None

 Mrs Sally Bull

VICE CHAIR and FOUNDATION

 Date of Appointment: 01/02/20 serving until 31/01/24 . Appointed by: Diocese. Term of office: 4 years.

Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum, Standards & Communication, Staffing/Pay, Head teacher Performance Management, Ethos, Appeals & Discipline, Complaints Admissions, Pupil Premium.

Meeting Attendance: (Sept 18-Sept 19): Full Governing Body 2/3, Curriculum, Standards & Communications 2/3.

Register of Interests (2018/19): None

Mrs Lynn Pennington

HEADTEACHER

Date of Appointment: 02/01/18

Committees and Responsibilities:  All committees.

Meeting Attendance (Sep 18 - September 19):  Full Governing Body 3/3, Curriculum, Standards & Communications 3/3

Register of Interests (2018/19): None

Mrs Natalie Elliott

FOUNDATION

Date of Appointment: 1/09/18 serving until 31/08/22. Appointed by: Diocese  Term of office: 4 years

Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum, Standards & Communication, Ethos, Appeals and Discipline

Meeting Attendance (Sept 18 - Sep 19 ):  Full Governing Body  3/3 Curriculum & Standards 2/3

Register of Interests (2018/19): None

Rev Sarah Haslam

FOUNDATION

 

Date of appointment: 01/12/20 serving until 30/11/24.  Appointed by: Diocese   Term of office: 4 years

Mrs Helen Evans

FOUNDATION

Date of Appointment: 1/09/18 serving util 31/08/22. Appointed by: Diocese  Term of office: 4 years

Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum, Standards & Communication, Ethos, Complaints

Meeting Attendance (Sept 18 - Sept 19 ):  Full Governing Body 2/3  Curriculum, Standards & Communications 2/3

Register of Interests (2018/19): None

Mrs Ann Bijkerk

FOUNDATION

Date of Appointment: 1/09/18 serving until 31/08/22. Appointed by: Diocese  Term of office: 4 years

Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum, Standards & Communication, Finance & Resources, Admissions

Meeting Attendance (Sept 18 - Sept 19 ):  Full Governing Body 3/3  Curriculum, Standards & Communications 3/3

Register of Interests (2020): Parent of child in school

Mr Matthew Smith

STAFF

 

Date of Appointment: 04/09/2020 serving until 03/09/24. Appointed by: Staff  Term of Office: 4 yrs

Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum, Standards & Communications

Meeting Attendance (Sept 20 - ): Full Governing Body 2/3, Curriculum & Standards 2/3

Register of Interests (2020): None

Mr Ashley

Smith

 

LOCAL AUTHORITY

Date of Appointment 17/11/20 serving until 16/11/24.  Nominated by LA, appointed by: Governors. 

Term of Office:4 years

Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum, Standards & Communication, Finance & Resources, Ethos

Register of Interests (2020)

Rev. Peter Francis

EX-OFFICIO

 

Date of Appointment: (imperp)

Committees and Responsibilities:  Ethos, Headteacher Performance Management, Admissions.

Meeting Attendance (Sept 18 - Sept 19): Full Governing Body 2/3

Register of Interests (2018/19): None

Mrs Emma Limburn

PARENT

Date of Appointment: 17/01/20 serving unti 16/01/24  Appointd by: Parents.  Term of office: 4 years

Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum, Standards & Communication, Finance & Resources, Ethos

Register of Interests (2020): None

Mrs Nina Robinson

PARENT 

 

Date of Appointment: 01/07/17 serving until 30/06/21. Appointed by: Parents.  Term of office: 4 yrs.

Committees and Responsibilities: Finance & Resources, Curriculum, Standards & Communications, Child Protection/Safeguarding

Meeting Attendance (Sept 18- Sept 19): Full Governing Body 3/3, Curriculum & Standards 3/3

Register of Interests (2020: Works as MDSA at the school, parent of child in school

Information on previous governors (from November 2014)

 

Mrs Caroline Witts: Date of Appointment: 01/02/2018 serving until 31.08/2020. Appointed by: Staff  Term of Office: 4 yrs.  Resigned 31/08/2020. Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum, Standards & Communications Meeting Attendance (Sept 18 - Sept 19): Full Governing Body 2/3, Curriculum & Standards 2/3.Register of Interests (2018/19): None

Mr Leigh Upton.  Date of Appointment: 01/09/16 serving until 31/08/20.  Appointed by: Local Authority. Term of office: 4 yrs. Resigned 27/01/20. Committees and Responsibilities: Finance & Resources (Chair). Meeting Attendance (Sept 18 - Sept 19):  Full Governing Body 1/3. Register of Interests (2018/19): None

Mr Jonathan Close.  Date of Appointment: 01/05/18. Appointed by: Parents.  Term of office: 4 yrs. Resigned 20/12/19. Committees and Responsibilities: Finance & Resources. Meeting Attendance (Sept 18- Sept 19): Full Governing Body 2/3. Register of Interests (2018/19): Parent of child in school

Mrs Helen Latham. Date of Appointment: 1/09/15. Appointed by: Diocese.  Term of office: 4 yrs. Reached end of term of office on 31/08/19 and resigned. Committee and Responsibilities: Curriculum & Standards, Premises, Equal Opportunities & SEND. Meeting Attendance (Sept 17- Sept 18): Full Governing Body 3/3 Curriculum & Standards 5/6. Register of Interests (2017/18): Employed part time as class teacher and TA. Husband has a building firm which occcasionally does work at the school. 

Mrs Lisa Morris. Date of Appointment: 1/05/15. Resigned. Staff Governor. Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum & Standards. Meeting Attendance (Sept 14- Oct 15). Full Governing Body 1/1 Curriculum & Standards 1/1. Register of Interests: None.

Mrs Emma Williams. Date of Appointment:1/11/15. Resigned. LA Governor. Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum & Standards, Finance. Meeting Attendance (Sept15-Sept 16). Full Governing Body: 2/2. Curriculum & Standards 1/3. Register of Interests: None.

Mrs Kate Holmes: Date of Appointment: 1/10/15. Resigned. Staff Governor. Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum & Standards. Meeting Attendance (Oct 15 - Oct 16) Full Governing Body: 3/3. Curriculum & Standards 5/6. Register of Interests: None.

Mrs Kate Collins: Date of Appointment: 1/07/13. Reached end of four year term. Parent Governor. Committees and Responsibilities: Vice Chairman, Curriculum & Standards, Finance, Staffing, Head Teacher Performance Management. Meeting Attendance (Sept 15- Sept 16): Full Governing Body 3/3 Curriculum & Standards 6/6. Register of Interests: None.

Mr Glyn Jones: Date of Appointment: 1/09/14. Resigned. Headteacher. Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum & Standards, Finance, Staffing, Premises, Ethos, Equal Opportunities & SEND. Meeting Attendance (Sept 16 - Sept 17): Full Governing Body 3/4, Curriculum and Standards 6/6. Register of Interests: None.

Miss Jill Farrow: Date of Appointment: 01/02/14. Reached end of four year term. Foundation Governor. Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum & Standards, Staffing/Pay, Headteacher Performance Management, Ethos, Discipline/Complaints. Meeting Attendance (Sept 16 - Sept 17): Full Governing Body 3/4, Curriculum and Standards 5/6. Register of Interests: None.

Mrs Carla Spencer: Date of Appointment: 01/02/14. Reached end of four year term. Foundation Governor. Committees and Responsibilities: Curriculum & Standards, Ethos, Discipline/Complaints. Meeting Attendance (Sept 16 - Sept 17): Full Governing Body 3/4, Curriculum and Standards 4/6. Register of Interests: None.

 

Clerk to Governors Mrs Carol Rosser